SAFM 8PM NEWS BULLETIN

The DA has welcomed the acquisition of Covid-19 vaccine this month - mainly for healthcare workers - but the DA says a successful rollout requires a comprehensive plan. Health Minister Zweli Mkhize announced in Parliament that the first batch of one million doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine will be available in the country this month and 500 thousand doses next month. DA spokesperson on Health Siviwe Gwarube, says the acquisition of the vaccine is just the first step.